Jeremy Bentham
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Ethics
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Synopsis:
  • Human nature is governed by two fundamental motivations: seeking pleasure and avoiding pain
  • Moral values are to be based on the principle of utility: every action has to be judged based on how it augments or diminishes happiness
  • "The greatest happiness for the greatest number of people

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